Bruce Nilles is the director of the Sierra Club Beyond Coal Campaign. Nilles earned his bachelor’s and law degrees at the University of Wisconsin.
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Sunday, March 12, 2017
Pathway to Paris
The Trump Administration has made no secret of their intent to roll back the Clean Power Plan, the centerpiece of the climate commitment the US made at the 2015 Paris climate summit. The Clean Power Plan will save lives by slashing dangerous carbon pollution, and Trump’s expected attack on it is...
Thursday, May 20, 2010
Don’t Switch to Tar Sands and Other Dirty Fuels
As we’ve watched the Gulf Coast clean up from the massive BP oil disaster, besides BP picking up its own PR mission to improve its image, we’ve also noticed another disturbing PR campaign: The coal industry and the tar sands industry are both starting to use this disaster to tout the supposed “cleanliness” of their respective energy sources.